I am an anthropologist and bioethicist at the Center for Biomedical Ethics at Stanford University.

My recent work examines“sex testing" of elite female athletes. An article analyzing the latest policies was published in theAmerican Journal of Bioethics. Another piece just came out in the BMJ.

I just had anop-ed published on this issue in the New York Times. (It was themost viewed article on the New York Times website April 12, 2014.)

Other commentaries have appeared in theNew York Times,The Guardian,New Scientist, and Discover.

My work has been covered in the New York Times, Time,The Week, CNN, ESPN, The Daily Beast, The Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, Jezebel, Slate, The Advocate, The Liberation (France), The Chronicle of Higher Education, San Jose Mercury News, and the Toronto Star. I've also appeared on the BBC,CBS News, NBC News, KCBS, CTV News, Q Radio, Al Jazeera,and theAustralian Broadcasting Corporation(see Media).

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  • June 19, 2012 - On Q on CBC Radioin Toronto, Canada. Go to 27 minutes to hear the interview.


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